Eastern Veil Nebula – NGC 6992 | Thomas Walker

Photographer
Thomas Walker
Email
walker3139@gmail.com
Location of photo
T.O.M.S. Observatory in extreme NE MS
Date/Time of photo
PM of Jun 11 & 12, 2013
Equipment
Image captured Jul 11 & 12, 2013 from Top of Mississippi Skies (T.O.M.S.) Observatory (lat 34.998°N, lon 88.276°W.) with a TMB-92SS Apo Refractor, mounted on a Hypertuned Celestron CGE-Pro mount, AutoGuiding with Lodestar via PHD; an SBIG ST-8300 OSC camera was used with an Astronomik CLS Filter; focusing with MicroTouch focuser controlled with Rigel Systems nSTEP controller. 36 subs @ 5 min (3hrs). Acquired with ImagesPlus Camera Control v5.5; calibrated, stacked and processed with IP v5.5.Dark, Flat and Dark Flat Frames.
Description
Eastern Veil Nebula (NGC 6992), a small portion of the Veil Nebula in the constellation Cygnus.